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Seen At 11: Luxury Lockdown Rooms Hiding In Plain Sight

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — We all want to feel safe at home, but how far should we go to ensure that security?

CBS2’s Dana Tyler took a look at a new building trend that involves fortified rooms hiding in plain sight. 384 more words


Real Victims Deserve More

This article from National Review’s Kathryn Jean Lopez recounts a touching encounter she had with a very broken woman and brings thoughtful reflection on how best to bring hope to those that need it. 687 more words

Random Thoughts

Elite Bunker Down in “Secure, Safe Rooms Hidden in Plain Sight”… And You Can, Too

Mac Slavo
May 26th, 2015

It is an age of vast inequality, and those who stand out, or stand above, are finding places to lay low. 1,071 more words


The Only Thing Worse Than No Mitigation is the Wrong Mitigation

After decades of effort, the marketplace for tornado safe rooms and shelters is finally rising. Consider that more than 3,000 tornado shelter permits have been issued in the City of Moore, Oklahoma since the March 25 tornado outbreak, and officials project that 7,800 Moore homes (40%) now have the essential safety feature. 446 more words

Disaster Safety

New Videos from the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH)® Meet Demand for Tornado Safe Room Information

Nonprofit releases “Which Tornado Safe Room is Right for You?” video series in conjunction with America’s PrepareAthon! national readiness campaign

(Tallahassee, FL)— According to tornado watch… 237 more words

We Can Build Better in Advance of Tornadoes

In light of last night’s deadly tornadoes in Illinois, I am raising (again) the issue of building in tornado zones using the new, groundbreaking construction philosophy that emerged after the catastrophic Tuscaloosa, Joplin and Moore outbreaks from recent years. 622 more words

Disaster Safety

So-Called Safest Home In South Florida Up For Auction

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) — The safest home in South Florida – at least that’s the claim -is up for auction along with everything inside. 185 more words